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Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

Dog Day Afternoon
Directed by Sidney Lumet
Written by Frank Pierson, based on an article by P.F. Kluge and Thomas Moore and a book by Leslie Waller although apparently the screenplay was extensively workshopped and a lot of the lines were improvised by the actors and accepted by the director. 640 more words


A bank robbery, penny candy, the FBI, and a Dog Day Afternoon in NYC

New York. As the summer dragged on, every day seemed a bit more oppressive. As the city entered into a great financial crisis that steamy-hot summer of ’72, the FBI took notice of me and tapped my phone. 920 more words


Three Regarding Dogs (2014)

1. Dog Day Afternoon.
2. Dog Days of summer.
3. Tuesday was National Dog Day.
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For it is a celebrated year round bliss.


Dog Day Tuesday Afternoon

I was chased by a dog on my morning run, Modern Philosophers.

This being Maine and the home of Stephen King, one always has to fear that the dog giving chase is either Cujo, or a beast that has risen from a Pet Sematary. 512 more words


"It would be lovely if a magician was fooled as well"*...

William Frederick Pinchbeck was a forerunner of Ricky Jay and the Masked Magician.  His 1805 book, The Expositor, was a demystification of the tricks and illusions of the day… 411 more words

The Dog - Film Review 8 out of 10 stars

8 out of 10 stars

MPAA Rating: NR

Family Friendliness : Not recommended for children under 17.

Originality: High

Importance: Medium.

See it: Yes!

Documentaries are one of my favorite genre's and… 261 more words



August 12 in history:

The U.S flag was raised over Iolani Palace in Honolulu on August 12th, 1898, marking America’s official annexation of Hawaii.  The last monarch to reign over Hawaii from the palace was Queen Lili’uokalani. 103 more words

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